Halloween Eyeball Canapes with Cheese and Kiwi Berries

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Halloween Eyeball Canapes

Halloween Eyeball Canapes with Cheese and Kiwi Berries I found these mini kiwi berries in Waitrose earlier this year. When I bit in to one it reminded me of an eyeball, which is what inspired these eyeball canapes.  Ingredients Round crackers Mature Cheddar Cheese Kiwi berries (or grapes if you cant get kiwi berries) Red food colour and a clean … Read More

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Warm Artichoke Parmesan Dip

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Artichoke Parmesan Dip

Warm Artichoke Parmesan Dip I prised the recipe for this warm artichoke parmesan dip from the clutches of an American friend a few years back.  And I have literally not stopped making it since.  I’m a little apprehensive to share it on here, as it is the winning combination of wickedly delicious, but deceptively simple and easy to make. Obviously … Read More

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Hand Painted Plates Ikea Hack £1 each

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hand painted Plates Ikea Hack

Hand Painted Plates Ikea Hack £1 each I’ve become a little bit obsessed with making these hand painted plates.  My only constraint is the cupboard space to store them.  I was confined to barracks last month, as the kids were on study leave.  They are pretty self sufficient, but I need to be on hand to give some gentle (and … Read More

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Lime Place Settings

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Lime Place Settings

Lime Place Settings Regular visitors to PaintSewGlue Chew will know I love a name place setting.  These Lime place settings are a little bit quirky, but super easy.  My favourite combination. They may seem a little bit ‘precious’ for relaxed dining, but I always use them. Guests can be directed to the table, and can faff as much as they … Read More

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Baked Brie Honey and Pine Nuts

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Baked Brie, Honey and Pine Nuts Baked Brie is fantastic dish to serve guests with drinks, as a sociable get stuck in kind of a snack. (my favourite kind). Its also fantastic for unexpected guests, as it only takes a few moments to whip up.A bit of un necessary background:  I’m a sucker for a junk shop.  I love modern … Read More

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